What more exciting holiday could there be than an escorted tour of the area where the United States got its start. Newmarket Holidays takes you to US capitals, both historic and contemporary, including the nation’s birthplace and home of the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia. Filled with historical import, stunning sights, and natural wonders, this tour of the East Coast of the United States offers something for everyone.
A Visit to the Nation’s Capital
Considered by many to be the most powerful city on Earth, Washington DC is home to many of the nation’s most famous landmarks, and an astonishing amount of history. Whether you choose to explore on your own, or take an optional guided tour of the city, you can visit Capitol Hill, where the country’s laws are made, the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial, and of course the White House. Washington DC is a city of many faces.
The Birthplace of a Nation
Simply stroll around this historic city to see the buildings in which inspiration for the Revolutionary War began. Delegates from the original 13 colonies met at Independence Hall to ratify the country’s Declaration of Independence on 4th July, 1776, and the historic Liberty Bell,rung at the first public reading of the Declaration, was later adopted as the country’s symbol of freedom.
The City that Never Sleeps
Home to the Empire State Building and Times Square, Manhattan sits in the very heart of New York City. Shop till you drop, and explore the top NYC sights at your leisure, or take optional excursions, including a guided tour of the city, including Central Park, Fifth Avenue, and the 1,1454-ft-tall, iconic Empire State Building. Perhaps a breathtaking view of this mega-metropolis is more your style.
The Niagara River, the border between the US and Canada, connects two of the Great Lakes, creating three distinct waterfalls. Collectively, these are named “Niagara Falls”. One of the world’s most intriguing natural wonders, Niagara Falls hosts tourists and honeymooners from all over the world. Spend the day in awestruck wonder as you peer over the guard rails,mist from the falls engulfing you. Take an optional helicopter ride for a unique perspective on this amazing sight, and perhaps enjoy lunch high above the cacophony of the Falls.
The Newmarket Holidays Difference
During your holiday you will enjoy comfortable coach transportation, and good quality hotel stays. Your friendly Newmarket Holidays Tour Manager brings to life the history and sights, and is always available to answer any questions. This is a holiday sure to create memories to last a lifetime.